The president of the Association EPEKA, Soc. Ent., participated in a webinar on the topic of digitalisation and what influence it has on the social inclusion of youth and how to use digitalisation to the benefit of the youth. Webinar was organized by the Council of Europe.
EPEKA representatives will attend the online Q & A session about the youth participation. The session is aimed to get an understanding of some of the basic concepts and to improve participatory practices.
In the Association EPEKA, Soc. Ent., one of the ways we support members of Roma community is also by providing techincal support, which is a key factor in development of their ICT competences; this can very much be seen in the current circumstances, when the majority of people is isolated and have limited social contacts as well as limited access to information. Currently, the computer of the Association EPEKA, Soc. Ent., is being usewd by Zenel Bejta.
The representatives of the Association EPEKA, Soc. Ent., will participate in a online live Q & A about Youth Participation with experts Dan Moxon and Cristina Bacalso, for the purpose of getting acquainted about everything there is to know about do-s and don’ts of Youth Participation.
Since 2012, the Association EPEKA, Soc. Ent., has been active in the field of social entrepreneurship. We are mostly active in the field of inclusion of Roma in the social entrepreneurship and then on in the labour market, because they have been excluded for a while and mostly recipients of social financial support.
Twice a year, the Council of the European Union publishes a call for paid internship. We are pleased to announce that this year, a regular paid or unpaid internship has also been joined by an internship program for people with identified disabilities. The Positive Action Program for Trainees with a Disability, as the program is called, allows for 4-6 paid internships each year.